We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Bladen-Gaskins Funeral Home & Cremation
John Joseph Wyckoff, 73, of Elizabethtown passed away on Saturday, September 25, 2021 at his home. He was preceded in death by his parents, Walter James Wyckoff Sr. and Helen Hoar Wyckoff, brother Walter “Sonny” Wyckoff Jr., sisters Mable Whitaker, Isabell Drahos, Evelyn Merritt, Dorothy Pavlonnis, Catherine Wyckoff and Lorraine Wyckoff. Survivors include his spouse, David Szewzek of the home, son Joshua Wyckoff of Pennsylvania, daughter Hedi Gardner (James) of New Jersey, brother Edward Wyckoff, and four sisters, Joan Cleaver, Caroline Zimmerman, Helen Naiduk, and Virginia Schulze.
John graduated from Perth Amboy High School in New Jersey. He worked for his brother in Pulmonary Care. He was active in theater acting and singing for which he received many awards. John loved and raised animals, raised chickens, and named them after his sisters. He loved horses, and when he was a teenager, he helped his brother-in-law Henry making pony rides available for children at different events. John was a diehard Yankee Fan and enjoyed watching the Green Bay Packers football games. John attended St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church in Elizabethtown, NC.
No services are scheduled at this time.